Using high-quality, long-staple thread is highly recommended for all high-speed long-arm quilting machines. But you don't have to give up your favorites. Try silk, poly, cotton or holographic threads in all kinds of weights.

Other Videos in How to Guides

HQ Studio Educator Mindy Powell demonstrates the benefits of the New Wheels for the HQ Sixteen.

HQ Studio Educator Mindy Powell demonstrates the benefits of the Longarm Quilting Pins.

HQ Studio Educator Mindy Powell demonstrates how to use the Spring Clamps.

The HQ 18 Avante features easy-to-use color touch-screen menus on both the front and back handlebars.

My HQ Story 2009, tips video.

Handi Quilter offers cluster lights that can be added to your handle bars to add more light.

Additional quilting techniques for all HQ quilting machines. Want to learn more about HQ mid-arm and longarm quilting machines? Ask for a FREE demo DVD at http://www.HandiQuilter.com ...